Sweet Potato Side Dish

Keeping the kids interested in their veg can get tough.. mine are pretty good but I try to keep it a bit interesting for them. Tonight I made a potato bake with a twist… obviously adding cheese makes anything taste amaze but eh whatever works. This side was yummy so had to share. Enjoy guys… Continue reading Sweet Potato Side Dish

Apple Cinnamon Cake

This cake is so yummy and easy to make.  1 & half cups plain flour 2/3 Cup White Sugar 1/3 Cup brown sugar Raw sugar to sprinkle on top (optional) 1 tsp cinnamon 1/2 Cup Butter 2 eggs 1 & half tsp Vanilla extract 1 and qtr tsp baking powder 1/2 Cup milk 1 apple… Continue reading Apple Cinnamon Cake

Banana Choc Chip Muffins

I wasn’t planning on baking again….but then I did need to use up a browning banana 😂😂 These turned out great!  2 1/2 cups SR flour 1/2 cup caster sugar 2 eggs 1 mashed banana 3/4 cup oil 1 cup milk 3/4 cup choc chips Heat oven to 180 deg and grease 12 pan muffin… Continue reading Banana Choc Chip Muffins

Orange Choc Chip Muffins

These muffins don’t look amazing but they taste awesome! Middle child ate one so fast I thought he might choke 😂😂 2 cups SR Flour 1/2 cup caster sugar 2 eggs 2 tbsp orange zest 1/2 cup milk 1/2 cup Orange juice 60grm melted butter 1 cup choc chip bits  (dark, milk, white it doesn’t… Continue reading Orange Choc Chip Muffins

Lemon Slice 

It’s the start of a long weekend here and already the volume of the house has risen higher than I’d like. Toddler wants to hit everyone and throw things which is just such fun 😒 middle child bounces constantly… luckily Miss 8 is being an angel and super helpful lately. Anyway….I hope you all have… Continue reading Lemon Slice 

Mandarin Cake 

We were given so many mandarins they’re everywhere!  Good thing middle child eats them like mad and toddler has at least 1 a day. So far I’ve made this cake, covered a few in chocolate, have a bag ready for a friend and looking into marmalade.  This recipe used up 8 out of a million… Continue reading Mandarin Cake 

Dough recipe using milk & butter

This weather is terrible for making dough…it takes forever to rise and sometimes doesn’t at all. I decided to try again using a variation on my usual recipe and even though it tastes awesome the dough didn’t actually rise as much as I’d like. I love winter but summer is so much better for baking.… Continue reading Dough recipe using milk & butter